Are you having problems with your sliding patio door?… track repair, roller repair, door handles, runners, boogies or the sliding track? Do they need replacement?
A sliding patio door in your house, whatever type of door it may be, such as a glass door, a patio door, an aluminum patio door or hardwood framed door, it will be affected by the wet damp Irish weather, problems can occur in winter weather and summer, the temperature change from cold to heat year in and year out can take its toll, it will need repairs from time to time because of natural wear and tear.
The most common problem is the wheels on which doors slide may have damaged or may have come off the track. May be the wheals might have worn out over the period. A wheel cap made of stainless steel to fix on the worn out wheels may solve the problem instead of replacement.
May be sliding door sticks or stops on the door tracks, or is it that sliding door feels like it is bumping or jumping?
But before calling us out you can do on your own some checks and possible repairs that can avoid unnecessary spending. Have a look below, follow the tips, and if you are still having problems, then give us a call on 083 344 7775
Here are some easy repair tips for your sliding patio door:
- Roller sliding problem: The rollers may have rusted a bit because of weather or lack of maintenance. Applying a little bit of oil to lubricate them may help smooth rolling. If you find the rollers heavily rusted, they may need replacement. Call us on 083 3447775 to replace them for you.
- Sliding off the track: the rollers may have rust or particles of dirt on them, clean the rollers and try again.
- Sliding is hard, jumping, bumpy or stuck: Check to ensure there is no dust or particles in the track or on the rollers. Take a brush or cloth and flush out dirt from the track. Slide the door from one side to other to flush out dirt so that the track is clean for smooth sliding.
If you are still having problems then give us a call. As a leading contractor for sliding patio and balcony door repairs in Ireland, we will attend to every issue you might face. Sliding doors tend to encounter issues like locks and handles getting broken or jammed, wheels or the tracks, runners or boogies damaged or broken.